June 26, 2018
lip filler

Should I see a Doctor or a Nurse for my Filler and Botox?

Treatment using fillers and Botox are one of the most common requests from patients in my practice. Often, patients come to my clinic either (1) Knowing […]
October 25, 2016
Female nose

What is the difference between Botox, Dysport and Xeomin?

On many occasions I have been asked to discuss the difference between the three main brands of facial neuromodulators (Botox, Dysport and Xeomin). A neuromodulator is […]
January 5, 2016

Part 3 – Improving the appearance of your forehead, eyelids and eyebrows: Surgical Treatment Options

So far in this series of articles, we discussed why and how the forehead, eyebrows and upper eyelids age over time.  We spent some time discussing […]
May 24, 2015

Botox Research: Botox and Skin Elasticity

It is sometimes difficult to find high quality Botox Research Studies on the internet. This article discusses a recent Botox research article that has been getting […]
January 25, 2015

What does skin elasticity have to do with aging?

This brings us to elasticity of the skin and aging. One of the key changes in our skin that occurs as we age is a loss of elasticity. Our skin becomes loose. This is due to two very important factors, sun exposure and our genetics. Without a doubt sun exposure is the most important preventable factor. If everyone was to use sun screen and avoid long term sun exposure, our skin would maintain its youthfulness much longer, not to mention reduce the risk of skin cancer. However, our genetics also play a role. Some people age more quickly than others.
December 21, 2014

How much Botox do I need for my wrinkles? How much does Botox Cost?

The question of how much Botox you need to treat the wrinkles on your forehead or around your eyes is closely related to the question, “How much does Botox Cost.” Due to this, I decided to write about both of them together.